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12. Recent Digital Assistant Happenings

July 17, 2019
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12. Recent Digital Assistant Happenings
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12. Recent Digital Assistant Happenings
Jul 17, 2019
Joe Stuehling
A lot has happened since last weeks episode on smart speakers that sheds more light on the topic of digital assistants. This week covers those updates and some tips to protect yourself.
Show Notes

SHOW NOTES
Here are links to the topics we discussed in this episode.

Google Assistant Recordings Leaked
https://mashable.com/article/google-assistant-recordings-leaked/

Silent Commands
https://techcrunch.com/2018/05/10/researchers-show-siri-and-alexa-can-be-exploited-with-silent-commands-hidden-in-songs/

https://www.digitaltrends.com/home/silent-commands/

https://www.neowin.net/news/alexa-google-assistant-siri-and-others-vulnerable-to-silent-commands

Amazon and Google are listening to your commands
https://www.cnet.com/how-to/amazon-and-google-are-listening-to-your-voice-recordings-heres-what-we-know/

Amazon employees can look up location information of your Echo device
https://mashable.com/article/amazon-alexa-device-location-data/?utm_cid=a-seealso

Did Alexa call 911?
https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/9495444/amazon-alexa-domestic-violence-new-mexico/

https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/ellievhall/alexa-call-911

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/amazon-alexa-credited-possibly-lifesaving-911-call/

Alexa Guard
https://www.amazon.com/b?node=18021383011

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